Thursday, August 24, 2023

Carolina Gridiron's Week 2 Rankings Highlight Dominant Performances and Emerging Contenders

In an exciting update for North Carolina high school football enthusiasts, the Week 2 Carolina Gridiron rankings have been released, showcasing the top fifteen teams across four classifications. The rankings, based on a combination of performance and potential, provide an insightful snapshot of the current state of high school football across the state.

4A: Grimsley Holding Strong at Number One

In the 4A classification, Grimsley continues to hold the top spot after an impressive Week 1 showing on the road at Mount Tabor and will face a formidable Rolesville team this Friday night. East Forsyth and Weddington are right on their heels, securing their positions at second and third. The Cardinal Gibbons team also made a statement, rising to fourth place after an intense matchup with Jordan last week.

Here's the full 4A lineup for Week 2:

  1. Grimsley
  2. East Forsyth
  3. Weddington
  4. Cardinal Gibbons
  5. Hough
  6. Mallard Creek
  7. New Bern
  8. Chambers
  9. Charlotte Catholic
  10. Millbrook
  11. Independence
  12. Rolesville
  13. Butler
  14. Hillside
  15. Mooresville

3A: Kings Mountain Making Waves

In the 3A classification, Kings Mountain takes the lead after a stunning Week 1 performance against Shelby. Cleveland County rival Crest follows closely in second place, with Northern Nash rounding out the top three. Notable contenders like Seventy-First and East Lincoln continue to battle for supremacy in this fiercely competitive classification.

Here's the full 3A lineup for Week 2:

  1. Kings Mountain
  2. Crest
  3. Northern Nash
  4. Seventy-First
  5. East Lincoln
  6. South Point
  7. AC Reynolds
  8. Dudley
  9. Eastern Alamance
  10. Rose
  11. Williams
  12. Havelock
  13. Southern Alamance
  14. Cape Fear
  15. West Charlotte

2A: Reidsville's Domination

Reidsville High School's exceptional roster depth and start to the season has propelled them to the number one spot in the 2A classification. Monroe and Burns claim second and third place, respectively, after showcasing their prowess on the field and combining to outscore their opponents 98-0 in Week 1 action. The classification remains highly competitive, with East Duplin and Wallace-Rose Hill making significant strides to climb the rankings.

Here's the full 2A lineup for Week 2:

  1. Reidsville
  2. Monroe
  3. Burns
  4. East Duplin
  5. Wallace-Rose Hill
  6. Salisbury
  7. Clinton
  8. Shelby
  9. Forest Hills
  10. Bunker Hill
  11. Chase
  12. Hertford
  13. Northeastern
  14. James Kenan
  15. Maiden

1A: Mount Airy Taking the Lead

Defending champion Mount Airy's dominant 58-0 Week 1 showing has earned them the top position in the 1A rankings. Tarboro and Robbinsville closely follow in second and third, displaying their determination to challenge the Granite Bears for the top spot in 1A football. Mitchell and Eastern Randolph round out the top five.

Here's the full 1A lineup for Week 2:

  1. Mount Airy
  2. Tarboro
  3. Robbinsville
  4. Mitchell
  5. Eastern Randolph
  6. Andrews
  7. Draughn
  8. Murphy
  9. Thomasville
  10. Swain
  11. Polk
  12. North Rowan
  13. Hayesville
  14. Northampton
  15. Corvian

Get ready for some serious gridiron action, folks! Each week brings new twists, unexpected turns, and those unforgettable moments that make high school football a true thrill. These young athletes are giving it their all, and we're here for every heart-stopping play and triumphant touchdown. Stay tuned for more exciting updates!